Associations between Ambient Outdoor Temperature and Patterns of Morbidity and Mortality in Scotland

Colin Ramsay, C. Robertson, Ray Carragher, Stephen Corson

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Abstract

This report investigates the association between ambient air temperature and health impacts, measured as morbidity (hospital admissions) and mortality, in Scotland to determine what evidence there is to reject the (null) hypothesis that there is no relationship.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationEdinburgh
Commissioning bodyNational Centre for Resilience
Number of pages25
Publication statusPublished - 31 Mar 2018

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Keywords

  • ambient temperature
  • mortality
  • morbidity

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